It’s time we brought Private Equity into impact investing discussions, argues ClearlySo’s Head of Impact Services, Lindsay Smart. In this blog, she outlines the many reasons why impact measurement is an increasingly useful tool for investment managers.
ClearlySo’s Head of Impact Services, Lindsay Smart, shares her reflections on the BVCA’s Women in Private Equity and Venture Capital breakfast 17 November 2016.
Tamsin Chislett interviews Gila Norich, a member of ClearlySo’s exciting and groundbreaking Impact Innovation and Research team.
ClearlySo Founder and CEO Rod Schwartz explores the recent popularity of ‘Profit With Purpose’ businesses, and how they relate to the B-Corp movement, and calls for more involvement of mainstream capital to address the current scale of social problems in the UK.
George Soros’ recently pledged to invest $500 million dollars in refugees, but investing in refugees is currently a confusing and little understood market for investors. We explore existing and future impact investing solutions, and chat to Techfugees’ COO Joséphine Goube about what investors should be looking for.
ClearlySo Founder Rod Schwartz explores the boundaries of impact investing and the fact that what is social to one person might be “the root of all evil” to another.
Rod Schwartz argues that large companies who seek to (legally) avoid tax should rethink their strategy if they wish to continue to operate, thanks to growing pressures from the public and investors.
ClearlySo’s Tamsin Chislett makes the case for why we shouldn’t assume impact investing means sub-market returns, highlighting the need for a diverse impact investing ecosystem.